Archive for April, 2012

Myths about a Rhinoplasty

The Rhinoplasty procedure is one of the most popular cosmetic surgery procedures that Advanced Facial Aesthetics offers to date. There are many patients’ who have considered a Rhinoplasty, went to a consultation but haven’t followed through with surgery. This can be due to several factors but in this blog post we want to talk about […]

The Liquid Facelift

For those of you who are wondering what a “liquid facelift” is, no it is not someone pouring liquid on your face.  It’s just a little more complicated than that.  As we age we lose volume in our face and by simply making an appointment with Dr. Spiegel, you can take years off of your […]

How to get the most out of your Patient Care Coordinator

A Patient Care Coordinator or “PCC” is a very important factor in your consultation/surgery process. When you go to a consultation with the plastic surgeon you want to make sure that you have a PCC available to you. Why you ask? Well, a PCC is a liaison between you and your doctor to ensure that […]

How to Properly Prepare for Facial Plastic Surgery

If you are considering or have decided to proceed with cosmetic surgery on your face, congratulations! Facial cosmetic surgery is some of the most effective procedures in revitalizing the face to date. By choosing cosmetic surgery, you are investing in yourself. However, all the money that you invest isn’t half as important as the time […]

The Hottest New Trend in Plastic Surgery…Chin Implants

For those of you out there who are privy to the hottest plastic surgery news we’ve found that chin implants or “chinplants” are the newest trend in plastic surgery.  A “chinplant’ is used to accentuate the jawline and chin by gently placing a solid silicone implant underneath the chin muscle. This is a procedure that can be […]

How Does The Economy Influence Plastic Surgery Patients

With the economy on everyone’s mind, most Americans these days have a tighter budget and are prioritizing their cosmetic surgery needs. Studies conducted last year have determined that patients are now delaying actual surgery (facelift, rhinoplasty and breast surgery) and opting for a more affordable, non surgical option (Botox, fillers and chemical treatments.)  Below is an interesting Infographic explaining […]

Transgender Miss Universe Video Interview [Good Morning America]

Here is an inspiring story that many of our Transgender patient’s can relate to.  I’m sure most have heard the story of Jenna Talackova, the Canadian born Transgender women who competed for Canada’s Miss Universe pageant this year and was unlawfully disqualified for not “being a born a biological woman.”  While this is a story […]

How Much is Too Much Plastic Surgery?

There is such a thing as too much plastic surgery and it is up to each and every plastic surgeon to identify the signs that could be considered red flags. In this recent NBC Today video one doctors describes the process of giving patients a very natural look and why some celebrities simply take it […]

Plastic Surgery U.S Stats [infographic]

The plastic surgery industry has been growing at a significant rate over the last decade. More and more people are serious about conducting body and facial plastic surgery treatments in order to feel youthful about themselves. The folks over at Best Nursing Schools recently put together this great infographic piece describing the plastic surgery numbers in […]

Popsicle Facial — Reduce Puffiness in an Instant!

For those of you who love to try fun, natural ways to prevent aging, check out this video! This Popsicle facial is a great way to reduce puffiness, tone and rejuvenate your skin with 3 simple ingredients.  This Popsicle facial is great for those of you who have puffy eyes in the morning….just make your facial at night, pop it […]